gorged

[ gawrjd ]
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adjectiveHeraldry.
  1. (of a beast) represented wearing something about the neck in the manner of a collar: a lion gules gorged with a collar or.

Origin of gorged

1
First recorded in 1600–10; gorge1 + -ed3

Other words from gorged

  • un·gorged, adjective

Words Nearby gorged

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How to use gorged in a sentence

  • Seals came up everywhere, and the dogs gorged on much-needed meat and blubber.

    The Home of the Blizzard | Douglas Mawson
  • In fact, for a year the island had been so gorged with tragedy that it no longer caused remark.

    The Red City | S. Weir Mitchell